The table below looks at the statistics for XHTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 364 237 217
Rank change year-on-year
-127 -20
Contract jobs citing XHTML 222 414 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.88% 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.70% 3.21% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 229 219
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 12
Average hourly rate £20.00 £31.43 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.35% +67.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 £28.29 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £34.57 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
- +41.17%
XHTML
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13049 12908 11359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.84% 27.30% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8591 8340 7310
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 204 303
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £50.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XHTML across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XHTML Jobs Demand Trend in England

XHTML
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XHTML across the England region.

XHTML Daily Rate Trend in England

XHTML
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XHTML across the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

XHTML Daily Rate Histogram in England

XHTML
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XHTML across the England region.

XHTML Hourly Rate Trend in England

XHTML
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XHTML within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -86 100 £360 -0.34% 39
South East -33 44 £400 +19.40% 17
East of England -35 27 £400 +23.07% 6
Yorkshire -10 19 £400 +41.59% 7
South West -14 11 £390 +20.00% 17
North West -32 8 £278 -14.61% 17
East Midlands -17 7 £210 -40.00% 9
West Midlands -12 6 £375 +15.38% 7
North East - - - - 2
XHTML
UK

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing XHTML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XHTML.

1 479 (100.00%) HTML
2 451 (94.15%) CSS
3 418 (87.27%) JavaScript
4 253 (52.82%) jQuery
5 202 (42.17%) Agile Software Development
6 194 (40.50%) XML
7 180 (37.58%) HTML5
8 176 (36.74%) SQL
9 167 (34.86%) Ajax
10 156 (32.57%) .NET
11 135 (28.18%) Web Services
12 129 (26.93%) Java
13 127 (26.51%) C#
14 123 (25.68%) CSS3
15 112 (23.38%) TDD
16 104 (21.71%) Scrum
16 104 (21.71%) ASP.NET
17 97 (20.25%) MVC
18 92 (19.21%) Visual Studio
19 90 (18.79%) OO
20 89 (18.58%) MySQL
20 89 (18.58%) Content Management
21 85 (17.75%) PHP
22 80 (16.70%) User Experience
23 76 (15.87%) W3C
23 76 (15.87%) CMS
24 75 (15.66%) Web Development
25 73 (15.24%) E-Commerce
25 73 (15.24%) XSLT
25 73 (15.24%) Windows

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing XHTML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XHTML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 76 (15.87%) CMS
2 44 (9.19%) IIS
3 37 (7.72%) WebSphere
4 28 (5.85%) SharePoint
5 27 (5.64%) Apache
5 27 (5.64%) Node.js
6 23 (4.80%) Drupal
7 16 (3.34%) Tomcat
8 15 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
9 13 (2.71%) SharePoint 2010
10 11 (2.30%) WebLogic
10 11 (2.30%) WordPress
11 10 (2.09%) JBoss
12 9 (1.88%) Adobe CQ
13 8 (1.67%) Apache Solr
13 8 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
14 6 (1.25%) Orchard CMS
15 5 (1.04%) Apache Spark
15 5 (1.04%) Liferay
15 5 (1.04%) Umbraco
Applications
1 39 (8.14%) Photoshop
2 26 (5.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 20 (4.18%) MS Excel
4 8 (1.67%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (1.46%) MS Office
6 6 (1.25%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.42%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.42%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.21%) GIMP
9 1 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.21%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 7 (1.46%) Magento
2 6 (1.25%) Google Analytics
3 5 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.63%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.42%) osCommerce
6 1 (0.21%) Tridion
6 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.21%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.84%) Office 365
2 3 (0.63%) GitHub
2 3 (0.63%) OpenShift
2 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.63%) SaaS
3 2 (0.42%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 35 (7.31%) Intranet
1 35 (7.31%) Internet
2 15 (3.13%) HTTP
3 7 (1.46%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.04%) Extranet
5 3 (0.63%) DVB
5 3 (0.63%) SSL
6 2 (0.42%) Firewall
7 1 (0.21%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.21%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.21%) LDAP
7 1 (0.21%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (18.58%) MySQL
2 67 (13.99%) SQL Server
3 39 (8.14%) Relational Database
4 25 (5.22%) MongoDB
5 22 (4.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (2.92%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (1.88%) Oracle Database
9 8 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (1.46%) NoSQL
11 6 (1.25%) RavenDB
11 6 (1.25%) DB2
11 6 (1.25%) Redis
12 5 (1.04%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.84%) SQL Server 2000
13 4 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.63%) MS Access
14 3 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 92 (19.21%) Visual Studio
2 50 (10.44%) Git (software)
3 39 (8.14%) Eclipse
4 33 (6.89%) Subversion
5 32 (6.68%) Ant
6 28 (5.85%) Axure RP
7 23 (4.80%) Grunt
8 18 (3.76%) SoapUI
9 17 (3.55%) Dreamweaver
10 16 (3.34%) Maven
11 13 (2.71%) Jasmine
12 12 (2.51%) Jenkins
13 11 (2.30%) Bower
14 10 (2.09%) JIRA
15 9 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
16 7 (1.46%) JUnit
16 7 (1.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 5 (1.04%) Selenium
17 5 (1.04%) Fiddler
17 5 (1.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 53 (11.06%) Finance
2 32 (6.68%) Marketing
3 21 (4.38%) Publishing
4 16 (3.34%) Retail
5 12 (2.51%) Banking
5 12 (2.51%) Back Office
6 10 (2.09%) Multimedia
7 7 (1.46%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.25%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.04%) Legal
10 4 (0.84%) Games
11 3 (0.63%) French Language
11 3 (0.63%) German Language
11 3 (0.63%) Italian Language
11 3 (0.63%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.42%) Advertising
12 2 (0.42%) Automotive
12 2 (0.42%) Front Office
13 1 (0.21%) Electronics
13 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 437 (91.23%) Developer
2 81 (16.91%) Front-End Developer
3 57 (11.90%) Java Developer
4 54 (11.27%) Web Developer
5 48 (10.02%) .NET Developer
6 38 (7.93%) C# Developer
6 38 (7.93%) Senior Developer
7 32 (6.68%) PHP Developer
8 21 (4.38%) CMS Developer
9 19 (3.97%) SharePoint Developer
10 18 (3.76%) C# .NET Developer
11 15 (3.13%) Front-End Web Developer
11 15 (3.13%) Designer
11 15 (3.13%) Drupal Developer
12 14 (2.92%) JavaScript Developer
13 12 (2.51%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 12 (2.51%) Senior .NET Developer
13 12 (2.51%) ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (2.51%) AWS Developer
14 11 (2.30%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 479 (100.00%) HTML
2 451 (94.15%) CSS
3 253 (52.82%) jQuery
4 194 (40.50%) XML
5 180 (37.58%) HTML5
6 167 (34.86%) Ajax
7 156 (32.57%) .NET
8 135 (28.18%) Web Services
9 123 (25.68%) CSS3
10 104 (21.71%) ASP.NET
11 73 (15.24%) XSLT
12 66 (13.78%) JSP
13 64 (13.36%) J2EE
14 49 (10.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 48 (10.02%) AngularJS
16 47 (9.81%) SOAP
17 44 (9.19%) .NET Framework
17 44 (9.19%) WCF
18 39 (8.14%) RESTful
18 39 (8.14%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 80 (16.70%) User Experience
2 76 (15.87%) W3C
3 39 (8.14%) Open Source
4 34 (7.10%) Computer Science
5 30 (6.26%) Web 2.0
6 19 (3.97%) Mobile App
7 17 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (3.34%) NHS
9 15 (3.13%) Digital Media
10 10 (2.09%) Data Structures
11 9 (1.88%) Management Information System
12 8 (1.67%) Animation
13 5 (1.04%) Client/Server
13 5 (1.04%) Linked Data
13 5 (1.04%) Mathematics
14 4 (0.84%) Algorithms
15 3 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
15 3 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
15 3 (0.63%) GIS
15 3 (0.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 73 (15.24%) Windows
2 64 (13.36%) UNIX
3 59 (12.32%) Linux
4 24 (5.01%) Solaris
5 19 (3.97%) Android
6 18 (3.76%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.46%) Ubuntu
8 6 (1.25%) Windows Phone
9 5 (1.04%) CentOS
10 4 (0.84%) VMS
11 3 (0.63%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.42%) SUSE
12 2 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (42.17%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (23.38%) TDD
3 104 (21.71%) Scrum
4 97 (20.25%) MVC
5 90 (18.79%) OO
6 89 (18.58%) Content Management
7 75 (15.66%) Web Development
8 73 (15.24%) E-Commerce
9 42 (8.77%) OOP
10 37 (7.72%) SOA
11 35 (7.31%) Web Design
12 28 (5.85%) BDD
12 28 (5.85%) Responsive Web Design
13 27 (5.64%) OOD
14 25 (5.22%) Business Intelligence
14 25 (5.22%) Validation
15 23 (4.80%) Multithreading
16 22 (4.59%) Continuous Integration
17 21 (4.38%) Rapid Prototyping
18 20 (4.18%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 418 (87.27%) JavaScript
2 176 (36.74%) SQL
3 129 (26.93%) Java
4 127 (26.51%) C#
5 85 (17.75%) PHP
6 33 (6.89%) Ruby
7 26 (5.43%) T-SQL
8 25 (5.22%) XPath
9 23 (4.80%) Perl
10 22 (4.59%) Clojure
11 18 (3.76%) Bash Shell
12 12 (2.51%) VB
13 11 (2.30%) PHP5
14 8 (1.67%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.46%) VB6
16 6 (1.25%) VB.NET
16 6 (1.25%) Python
17 4 (0.84%) ActionScript
17 4 (0.84%) VBA
17 4 (0.84%) XAML
Qualifications
1 64 (13.36%) Degree
2 13 (2.71%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.88%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.63%) HND
5 3 (0.63%) OCPJP
6 2 (0.42%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.42%) CIPD
7 1 (0.21%) MCP
7 1 (0.21%) MCITP
7 1 (0.21%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.34%) QA
2 10 (2.09%) WAI
3 7 (1.46%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (1.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (0.84%) WMI
2 1 (0.21%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.21%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 50 (10.44%) Oracle
2 46 (9.60%) Adobe
3 44 (9.19%) Microsoft
4 28 (5.85%) IBM
5 27 (5.64%) OpenText
6 26 (5.43%) Google
7 22 (4.59%) RedDot
8 14 (2.92%) Zend
9 13 (2.71%) Sitecore
10 8 (1.67%) Capita
11 7 (1.46%) hybris
11 7 (1.46%) Facebook
12 6 (1.25%) ServiceNow
12 6 (1.25%) Red Hat
13 5 (1.04%) Telerik
13 5 (1.04%) FatWire
14 4 (0.84%) Nintex
14 4 (0.84%) Twitter
14 4 (0.84%) EPiServer
14 4 (0.84%) Sencha
Romsey, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + none
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Stratospherec
Rate: From £350 to £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
England
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £350 - £375 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £650 to £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 10 days ago
Basingstoke
Real Staffing
Rate: £375 - £425 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Telford
Net Forte
Rate: £475 - £540 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
North Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 12 days ago
Taunton
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 16 days ago
Coventry
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £19.36 - £21.26 per hour
Posted: 22 days ago
Central London / West End
Bite Consulting
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 25 days ago